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TURBOCHARGING TOURISM: 2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS tickets now on sale

The Territory Labor Government is turbocharging one of the Territory’s favourite music events, with tickets now on sale for the biggest and best BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival yet.

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Launch of the Centenary Year of the Great Air Race

Darwin is set to become the centre of global aviation history again, 100 years after Ross and Keith Smith, Wally Shiers and Jim Bennett made the first successful flight from London to Australia, touching down in Parap to claim first prize in the Great Air Race.

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Strong Cruise Ship Season Boosting Tourism

A strong season is forecast with 75 total cruise ship arrivals planned to visit Darwin, providing a huge tourism boost for Darwin City.

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21 days of free parking joy at the Waterfront this Christmas

Darwin Waterfront patrons will have a lot to smile about with 21 days of free parking on offer over the festive season.

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Northern Territory Major Events Company growing industry capability

The Territory’s events portfolio and industry capability has been given a welcome boost, with Northern Territory Major Events Company (NTMEC) hosting the first in a series of seminars addressing event risk management.

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China Ready Online Training Program Launch

The Territory Government has launched an online Chinese cultural and tourism training program for tourism operators aimed at preparing the industry for future Chinese arrivals.

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New Framework to Allow Mobile Food Vans at Casuarina Coastal Reserve

Top End Territorians will be able to enjoy a sunset dinner in the Casuarina Coastal Reserve, after a community consultation process found support for mobile food vans to operate at a limited number of locations within the Reserv

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BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown tickets now available to purchase

Darwin is set to host another action-packed Supercars in June next year, setting the town alight and providing a significant boost to the local economy.

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New Chair and Directors appointed to Museum and Art Gallery of the NT

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss has appointed the Hon. Clare Martin as the new Chair of the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT).

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Album Makes ARIA History – Dr G Yunupingu Claims Four Arias Including Male Artist of the Year

Last night at the 2018 Aria Awards, Dr G Yunupingu was announced as the Male Artist of the Year and his highly acclaimed album of 2018, Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow), made ARIA history as the first Indigenous language album to debut at number one.